Tag: Economy and markets
Trends in world building
In 2016 global construction investments reached a value of around 8 trillion euros. Read the interesting analysis by Francesco Doria, head of Mapei Research Department.
The Spanish ceramic tile industry grows by 7%
In 2016 the turnover of the Spanish ceramic tile industry grew by 7% to 3.3 billion euros while the tile production reached 492 million sq.m (+12%).
USA: 2016 Ceramic Tile Market Update
Strengthened by steady growth in the housing and construction markets, the U.S. economy continued to expand in 2016, helping lift the U.S. ceramic tile market to a seventh straight year of growth.
Tax concessions in the Italian building sector grew by 24% in the first seven months of 2016
For 2016 as a whole CRESME estimates total investments (including VAT) of 29.2 billion euros and 1.7 million applications.
Wienerberger reports growth in net profits
Wienerberger Group remained on track throughout the first nine months of 2016.
Construction in Europe, 81th Euroconstruct
According to the report released at the end of the 81st Euroconstruct Conference held in June in Dublin, it is estimated that GDP will grow by 1.9% per annum for the 19 Euroconstruct countries in the three years 2016-2018.